News Stories

   14/09/2017
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for August 2017
   13/09/2017
Despite challenges, polio vaccination campaigns have been carried out in Syria in response to an outbreak of vaccine-derived poliovirus
   28/08/2017
Polio has not been detected for a year, but that doesn't mean it’s gone
   25/08/2017
Armed with maps and motorbikes, religious leaders cover great ground in support of polio vaccination
   24/08/2017
Mountains, floods, deserts, long distances can all make it harder to reach every last child with vaccine
   23/08/2017
Before a vaccination campaign begins, health workers must piece together a huge amount of information so every last child is reached with the polio vacine
   21/08/2017
Snapshot of polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for July 2017
   18/08/2017
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for July 2017
   14/08/2017
It’s been 3 years since Somalia saw its last case of wild poliovirus. While this is a cause for celebration, it’s also a call for continued vigilance.
   07/08/2017
Karachi’s Khalida - forging a path to trust in vaccines
   04/08/2017
New funding from the UK for polio eradication will immunize up to 45 million children a year against polio.
   19/07/2017
With five national campaigns since October 2016, Pakistan is well positioned to face the challenges ahead.
   17/07/2017
Saudi Arabia has issued health requirements for travellers during the Hajj season
   10/07/2017
Leaders of the Group of Twenty commit to complete polio eradication
   28/06/2017
The Korea Foundation for International Healthcare is supporting efforts to improve surveillance in one of the last remaining strongholds of the poliovirus.